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Breast Cancer Now

Breast Cancer Now

Every year over 50,000 women and around 350 men are diagnosed with breast cancer in the UK. Breast Cancer Now are the UK's largest breast cancer research charity - and are dedicated to funding research into this devastating disease.

Web:breastcancernow.org
Telephone:0333 20 70 300
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Cancer Information Support Services

This service caters for the following: People with cancer, people caring for someone with cancer, people who have had cancer, people concerned they may have cancer and health care professionals.

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Telephone:0121 378 2211 (Ext: 2560/1)
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Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK

Leading charity dedicated to beating cancer through research. Includes a free information service about cancer and cancer care for people with cancer and their families. The charity believes that information about cancer should be freely available to all and written in a way that people can easily understand.

Web:www.cancerresearchuk.org
Telephone:0300 123 1022
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Cancer Research UK - Patient Resources

Cancer Research UK - Patient Resources

Reliable and easy to understand information from Cancer Research UK.

Web:publications.cancerresearchuk.org
Telephone:0300 123 1022
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Katharine House Hospice

Katharine House Hospice provides a range of services offering help, care and support for people with advanced life-limiting conditions across mid-Staffordshire. These conditions include Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease, End Stage Renal failure and Cancer. All services are free of charge.

Web:www.khhospice.org.uk
Telephone:01785 254645
 01785 247803
Email:care@khhospice.org.uk

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Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support is a UK charity that works to improve the quality of life for people living with cancer. Macmillan offers life support by providing the expert care and practical support that makes a difference to people living with cancer.

Web:www.macmillan.org.uk
Telephone:020 7840 7840
HelpLine:0808 808 00 00 (Monday-Friday, 9am-8pm)
Fax:020 7840 7841
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Macmillan Community Team (Mid Staffs)

Macmillan Community Team (Mid Staffs)

Hospices and palliative care services support adults and children living with life-limiting or terminal illness. Services can include pain control, symptom relief, skilled nursing care, complementary therapies, spiritual care and bereavement support.

Web:www.macmillan.org.uk
Telephone:01785 814817
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Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie cancer care cares for people affected by cancer and provide caring services for thousands of cancer patients in their own homes - and at 10 hospices across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Web:www.mariecurie.org.uk
Telephone:0207 599 7777
Fax:0207 599 7788
Email:info@mariecurie.org.uk

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Prostate Cancer UK

Prostate Cancer UK

Prostate Cancer UK fights to help more men survive prostate cancer and enjoy a better quality of life. We have three priorities:
(1) Supporting men and providing information,
(2) Finding answers by funding research,
(3)Leading change to raise awareness and improve care

Web:prostatecanceruk.org
Telephone:020 3310 7000 (London Office)
 0141 314 0050 (Scottish Office)
HelpLine:0800 074 8383
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Sargent Cancer Care for Children

Sargent Cancer Care for Children

Sargent Cancer Care for Children supports families at home and in hospital from the day of diagnosis. They provide practical and financial help and short breaks for families at our specialist centre in Scotland.

Web:www.clicsargent.org.uk
Telephone:0300 330 0803
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The Staffordshire Association for Coping with Cancer

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Telephone:01785 223203
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The Staffordshire Association for Coping with Cancer

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Telephone:01785 223203
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